Akela, Arrow of Light Award Candidate and parents, two WEBELOS Scouts.
Arrow of Light Ceremonial Board, four red candles, three White candles,
Arrow of Light Award Certificate, straight pins.
Akela and two WEBELOS Scouts stand at left of candles, Candidate and
parents at right.
WEBELOS Scout: (lights four red candles) The four red candles represent
Bobcat, Wolf, Bear, and Scout. The Arrow of Light means progress along
the trail from Bobcat cub Scout to Scout -- the trail to good
citizenship. That is why the Arrow of light was chosen as the award for
the highest rank in Cub Scouting.
WEBELOS Scout (Lights white candles): WEBELOS means, We'll be loyal
Scouts." Loyalty is one of the important things a Cub Scout stands
for. He is loyal to his God, his country, and his home.
: (To Arrow of Light Candidate) (Name), will you give me the Cub Scout
sign and repeat the Cub Scout Promise. (He does so.) To you I give the
Arrow of Light Award and Certificate to present to your son. The badge
is worn on his Cub Scout uniform -- centered on the left shirt pocket.
He may also wear it on his Scout uniform when he joins a troop.
pins badge on uniform.)
salute you, (Name), as a qualified WEBELOS Scout. May you soon know the
adventures of a Scout. (Give handshake to WEBELOS Scout, shake hands with